Ralph [Strachey] to Pippa [Philippa Strachey]

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Just received a telegram to say he was transferred to the Jherria branch which means the new line is to be made at once and that puts paid to leave. Describes the reception to celebrate marriage between Mr Napoleon Browne, guard, and Miss Mary Dorothea Glass, School ma'am, and Station Master's daughter (invitation enclosed). Last week they had a Salvation Army meeting. Sent from Madhapur.